Country Report Armenia November 1998 Main report

Former Soviet republics: exchange rates

Former Soviet republics: exchange rates Exchange rate per $ 1996 Jul 5th Oct 4th Outside rouble zone Armenia (dram) 410 412 Azerbaijan (manat) 4,300 4,304 Estonia (kroon) 12.2(a) 12.2 Georgia (coupon/lari) 1.25© 1.27 Kazakhstan (tenge) 66.9 70.0 Kyrgyz Republic (som) 12.4 13.3 Latvia (lat) 0.56(g) 0.55 Lithuania (litas) 4.00(g) 4.00 Moldova (leu) 4.65 4.61 Turkmenistan (manat) 3,935 4,075 Ukraine (karbovanets/hryvnya) 178,900 1.77(h) Uzbekistan (som) 37.8 40.0 Inside rouble zone (local parallel currencies & Russian rouble) Belarus (rubel) 15,500 19,300 Russia (rouble) 5.131(a) 5.424 Tajikistan (Tajik rouble) 280 298 Exchange rate per $ 1997 Jan 1st Apr 4th Jul 11th Oct 6th Outside rouble zone Armenia (dram) 440 469 505 501 Azerbaijan (manat) 4,200 4,074 3,968 3,928 Estonia (kroon) 12.4(b) 13.4 14.0 14.2 Georgia (coupon/lari) 1.29(d) 1.30(e) 1.30 1.30 Kazakhstan (tenge) 72.5 75.4 75.6 75.6 Kyrgyz Republic (som) 17.0 17.6(f) 17.3 17.3 Latvia (lat) 0.56(d) 0.58 0.58 0.59 Lithuania (litas) 4.00 4.00 4.00 4.00 Moldova (leu) 4.60 4.57 4.57 4.62 Turkmenistan (manat) 5,000 4,110(e) 4,165 4,165 Ukraine (karbovanets/hryvnya) 1.83 1.85 1.86 1.87 Uzbekistan (som) 55.0 58.9(i) 63.6 75.8 Inside rouble zone (local parallel currencies & Russian rouble) Belarus (rubel) 20,200 34,200 43,337 27,910 Russia (rouble) 5.747(b) 5.737 5.788 5.865 Tajikistan (Tajik rouble) 330 380(i) 398(g) 747 Exchange rate per $ 1998 Jan 12th Apr 3rd Jul 4th Oct 7th Outside rouble zone Armenia (dram) 496 502 502 508 Azerbaijan (manat) 3,891 3,858 3,861 3,857 Estonia (kroon) 14.5 14.8 14.5 13.1 Georgia (coupon/lari) 1.31 1.34 1.35 1.37 Kazakhstan (tenge) 75.6 76.5 77.1 80.5 Kyrgyz Republic (som) 17.4 18.1 19.3 22.4 Latvia (lat) 0.60 0.60 0.60 0.58 Lithuania (litas) 4.00 4.00 4.00 4.00 Moldova (leu) 4.66 4.72 4.75 4.99 Turkmenistan (manat) 4,165 4,165 5,200 5,200 Ukraine (karbovanets/hryvnya) 1.90 2.04 2.07 3.41 Uzbekistan (som) 80.4 84.5 93.5 105.8 Inside rouble zone (local parallel currencies & Russian rouble) Belarus (rubel) 30,830 33,760 38,010 53,600 Russia (rouble) 5.972 6.112 6.202 15.794 Tajikistan (Tajik rouble) 748 754 754 754 (a) July 9th. (b) January 7th. © June 5th. (d) January 8th. (e) April 7th. (f) April 9th. (g) June 10th. (h) Karbovanets replaced by hryvnya on September 2nd, at the exchange rate of HRN1:KRB100,000. (i) April 11th. Sources: OMRI; FT; BBC Monitoring, Summary of World Broadcasts; Reuters; Bloomberg.

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